I Killed My Mother
1:36:12

I Killed My Mother

SBS World Movies April 21, 2017

Languages

Ethical understanding

Media arts

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Hubert hates his mother. Exploring new artistic and sexual experiences as a 16-year-old, he must balance his adolescent desires with his nagging parent. An astonishing debut ...

Hubert hates his mother. Exploring new artistic and sexual experiences as a 16-year-old, he must balance his adolescent desires with his nagging parent. An astonishing debut from Xavier Dolan. In French.

Modus
44:13

Modus

Episode 1 SBS October 3, 2016

Languages

English

Media arts

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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Based on the bestselling novels by Anne Holt, this Swedish detective thriller follows psychologist and ex-FBI profiler Inger Johanne Vik as she finds herself and her autistic ...

Based on the bestselling novels by Anne Holt, this Swedish detective thriller follows psychologist and ex-FBI profiler Inger Johanne Vik as she finds herself and her autistic daughter drawn into an investigation surrounding a series of disturbing and brutal deaths. To protect her daughter, she must catch the murderer.

Theeb
1:36:53

Theeb

SBS World Movies August 3, 2016

Languages

Personal and social capability

Media arts

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
In the Ottoman province of Hijaz during WWI, a young Bedouin boy experiences a greatly hastened coming-of-age as he embarks on a perilous desert journey to guide a British ...

In the Ottoman province of Hijaz during WWI, a young Bedouin boy experiences a greatly hastened coming-of-age as he embarks on a perilous desert journey to guide a British officer to his secret destination.

The Solitude of Prime Numbers
1:53:49

The Solitude of Prime Numbers

SBS2 September 5, 2016

Languages

Personal and social capability

Media arts

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Haute Cuisine
1:31:08

Haute Cuisine

SBS World Movies July 15, 2016

Languages

Personal and social capability

Media arts

9-10
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Hortense Laborie, a renowned chef from Perigord, is astonished when the President of the Republic appoints her his personal cook, responsible for creating all his meals at the ...

Hortense Laborie, a renowned chef from Perigord, is astonished when the President of the Republic appoints her his personal cook, responsible for creating all his meals at the Elysee Palace. Despite jealous resentment from the other kitchen staff, Hortense quickly establishes herself, thanks to her indomitable spirit. The authenticity of her cooking soon seduces the President, but the corridors of power are littered with traps.

Ultimatum
1:42:45

Ultimatum

SBS July 21, 2016

Languages

Media arts

Personal and social capability

Ethical understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
The relationship of a young French couple in Israel is stretched to breaking point while the nation awaits an attack from Saddam Hussein's army. Using the backdrop of the 1991 ...

The relationship of a young French couple in Israel is stretched to breaking point while the nation awaits an attack from Saddam Hussein's army. Using the backdrop of the 1991 Gulf War, this moving film explores the relationships between friends and lovers.

Tied
1:19:02

Tied

SBS December 22, 2016

Languages

Media arts

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Based on a true story that shocked France, this film explores the affair between banker Edouard Stern and his mistress. Through sadomasochism and $1 million gifts, this is the ...

Based on a true story that shocked France, this film explores the affair between banker Edouard Stern and his mistress. Through sadomasochism and $1 million gifts, this is the retelling of one of France's most high profile affairs that ended with the ultimate crime of passion. Original title: Une Histoire D'Amour. In French.

Louis XV: The Dark Sun
1:31:21

Louis XV: The Dark Sun

SBS July 29, 2012

History

Media arts

Languages

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This film-length dramatised documentary looks at the life of Louis XV, King of France from 1715 to 1774. At the beginning of the 18th century, the child-king Louis embodied ...

This film-length dramatised documentary looks at the life of Louis XV, King of France from 1715 to 1774. At the beginning of the 18th century, the child-king Louis embodied all of France's hopes for renewal. After seeing the endless old age of Louis XIV, who reigned for 72 years, the French idolised the young king.

A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence
1:36:14

A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence

SBS World Movies April 8, 2017

Media arts

Intercultural Understanding

Languages

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Sam and Jonathan, a pair of hapless novelty salesman, embark on a tour of the human condition in reality and fantasy that unfold in a series of absurdist episodes.

Sam and Jonathan, a pair of hapless novelty salesman, embark on a tour of the human condition in reality and fantasy that unfold in a series of absurdist episodes.

The Moon Child
1:46:32

The Moon Child

SBS VICELAND September 11, 2017

Media arts

Languages

Health and PE

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Romain is a "moon child", afflicted since birth with a rare genetic disease that means any exposure to sunlight will result in cancers. Abandoned by his father at a young age, ...

Romain is a "moon child", afflicted since birth with a rare genetic disease that means any exposure to sunlight will result in cancers. Abandoned by his father at a young age, he grew up under the care of his dermatologist David, with whom he has an extremely close relationship. While Romain spends his time exploring the French countryside, David spends his time obsessing over the disease that will eventually take his patient's life. They both face a dilemma when David receives news that he is being transferred to Brussels.

Escort Men
48:29

Escort Men

SBS2 October 4, 2016

Personal and social capability

Health and PE

Languages

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
They have the smooth, easy gait of men who take care of their bodies, and an unpretentious but self-assured gaze. They know they're good-looking. And in their twenties or ...

They have the smooth, easy gait of men who take care of their bodies, and an unpretentious but self-assured gaze. They know they're good-looking. And in their twenties or thirties, they're still relatively young. They are our modern-day male sex objects, the products of a highly sexualised era that is at times permissive. This documentary is an investigation into a seemingly indiscernible phenomenon. In French.

Silent Wedding
1:23:31

Silent Wedding

SBS August 8, 2016

Media arts

Languages

Intercultural Understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
In 1953, the exuberant wedding celebrations of a young couple in a small Romanian village are forced to continue in silence after hearing festivities are to be cancelled to ...

In 1953, the exuberant wedding celebrations of a young couple in a small Romanian village are forced to continue in silence after hearing festivities are to be cancelled to make way for the dutiful mourning of Stalin's death. Winner of the Romanian Union of Filmmakers Award for Best Cinematography and Best Sound in 2008.

Lolo
1:35:34

Lolo

World Movies July 22, 2017

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Languages

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Violette, a 40-year old workaholic with a career in the fashion industry falls for a computer geek, Jean-Rene, while on a spa retreat with her best friend. In French.

Violette, a 40-year old workaholic with a career in the fashion industry falls for a computer geek, Jean-Rene, while on a spa retreat with her best friend. In French.

The Italian
1:38:39

The Italian

SBS2 August 30, 2016

Media arts

Ethical understanding

Languages

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Dino Fabrizi has the perfect life. He is the No.1 car salesman at his Maserati dealership, days away from a promotion to General Manager and has a beautiful girlfriend who ...

Dino Fabrizi has the perfect life. He is the No.1 car salesman at his Maserati dealership, days away from a promotion to General Manager and has a beautiful girlfriend who wants to marry him. But this perfect life is built on a lie - Dino's real name is Mourad Ben Saoud. Dino begins to fear the truth will come out when he is forced to observe Ramadan after a promise he made to his sick father. Original title: L'Italien. In French.

Paper Birds
1:57:37

Paper Birds

SBS Viceland November 16, 2017

Media arts

History

Languages

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Set in the Spanish Civil War, a musician is left with nothing after he loses his wife and child to a Madrid bombing. Years later he is reunited with his old partner, a ...

Set in the Spanish Civil War, a musician is left with nothing after he loses his wife and child to a Madrid bombing. Years later he is reunited with his old partner, a ventriloquist, and they decide to take a plucky young orphan under their wing. The three make up an unlikely vaudeville family of lost souls, struggling to get through one day at a time. Their only escape from the misery around them is their music and performance. Original title: Pajaros de Papel

Party Girl
1:31:34

Party Girl

SBS World Movies August 4, 2016

Media arts

Personal and social capability

Languages

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Angelique is 60. But she is not old. She is a nightclub hostess. But will she decide to settle down, get married and end her wild days? In French.

Angelique is 60. But she is not old. She is a nightclub hostess. But will she decide to settle down, get married and end her wild days? In French.

Borgen
57:00

Borgen: The Silly Season

Season 1 Episode 8 SBS November 8, 2015

Media arts

Civics and citizenship

Languages

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
It's summer, and not much is going on in parliament. Yet when Michael Laugesen announces that he has written a book containing disclosures from his years in politics, ...

It's summer, and not much is going on in parliament. Yet when Michael Laugesen announces that he has written a book containing disclosures from his years in politics, something happens. Kasper is forced to deal with people and events from his past which he has fought to put behind him.

The Big Dream
1:41:31

The Big Dream

SBS October 27, 2016

Drama

History

Languages

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Michele Placido's film tells of a love triangle set against the political turmoil and student protests in Italy in the late 1960s. Nicola, a young good-looking policeman, ...

Michele Placido's film tells of a love triangle set against the political turmoil and student protests in Italy in the late 1960s. Nicola, a young good-looking policeman, finds himself assigned to infiltrate the student protest movement. But before long, he falls in love with Laura, a key protester rallying against the government. Nominated for the Golden Lion at the 2009 Venice Film Festival. Stars Riccardo Scamarcio, Jasmine Trinca and Laura Morante.